Fun activities and games to supplement your Come Follow Me lessons from the Doctrine and Covenants. These are some Finch Family favorite games that teach about strengthening families, the scriptures, and eternal families.
- Song: “Families Can Be Together Forever”
- Game: “Building Strong Families”
- Chart Handout: “I Love to Read the Scriptures”
- Scripture Door Hanger and Bookmarks
- Puzzle Presentation: “I Love the Scriptures!”
- Song: “Search, Ponder and Pray”
God has given me a way to be with my family.
Song: “Families Can Be Together Forever”
This wonderful Primary song teaches us how being families for eternity is part of our Heavenly Father’s plan. He has provided the way for us to be together forever!
Game: “Building Strong Families”
This easy to play activity teaches the importance of scripture study, going to church, wholesome activities, family home evening, family prayer are all important ways that we can be strong, faithful families and help us to happily be together forever!
This game is played by dividing into two teams. Create questions that they need to answer from your Come Follow Me lesson. If they answer it correctly, they pick a puzzle square from a sack and place it on the floor or table. They try to complete a four-piece puzzle picture. The team that finishes off the most pictures in the winner!
The Holy Ghost can help me understand the scriptures.
Chart Handout: “I Love to Read the Scriptures”
Give a copy of this scripture chart to each family member or classroom member. Tell them to keep track of their scripture study each day for the month. Write any feelings or new understand of the scriptures they have learned from their studies this month. The Holy Ghost will help you understand the scriptures.
Scripture Door Hanger and Bookmarks:
Give each person in your class or family a copy of one of these fun door hangers to put on their bedroom doors to remind them to read their scriptures daily and to use when they are studying the scriptures! Give each member a copy of these four different and fun bookmarks to color (or give them in color) to use in each of their scriptures!
Puzzle Presentation: “I Love the Scriptures!”
This fun puzzle of a child and their scriptures is perfect for a class review of your Come Follow Me lesson when teaching the importance of the Holy Ghost when reading your scriptures. Put questions from your lesson on the back of each puzzle piece and have the children pick a piece and discuss and answer the question. For fun you can divide the group into two teams and have point amounts after each question for them to receive. The team with the most points is the winner!
Song: “Search, Ponder and Pray”
This favorite Primary song teaches the importance of studying the scriptures and pondering and then praying about what you are reading. The scriptures will teach us, and we can learn through help from the Holy Ghost.
*This Come Follow Me bundle includes black and white versions of the songs for optional coloring pages.